Firefighters knock down small structure fire in Goleta

Posted at 8:22 AM, Jan 16, 2018

Firefighters are on scene of a commercial structure fire that broke out Tuesday morning in Goleta. 

Santa Barbara County Fire Capt. Dave Zaniboni reports the fire started just before 6 a.m.on South La Patera Lane near Lindmar Drive. 

When firefighters arrived, they found a small fire burning inside the building and spreading to the roof. 

Crews quickly put out the fire and were still on scene mopping up as of 7:20 a.m. 

There is major smoke damage to the inside of the building and some minor fire damage as well, Zaniboni said. 

No one was in the building when the fire started and no injuries were reported. 

A fire investigator has been called in to determine the cause of the fire.